Youth Mental Health First Aid
Complete Attendance not available before workshop starts.
Youth Mental Health First Aid is designed to teach parents, caregivers, teachers, & school staff how to help an adolescent (age 12-18) who is experiencing a mental health or addictions challenge, or is in crisis. This course teaches a 5-step action plan for how to help young people in both crisis & non-crisis situations. Topics covered include anxiety, depression, substance use, disorders in which psychosis may occur, disruptive behavior disorders, & eating disorders.
Behavior / Discipline
Bullying / Resilience
Counseling / Guidance
Counselors / Social Workers
Federal Program Directors
TPESS 3c Communication and interpersonal skills
TPESS 3d Ethical behavior
TPESS 4b Culture of high expectations
TPESS 4d Safe school environment
TTESS 1.3 Knowledge of Students
TTESS 2.3 Communication
TTESS 3.3 Classroom Culture
TTESS 4.1 Professional Demeanor and Ethics
TTESS 4.3 Professional Development
*Region 7 Districts /Charters (FREE)
*Employees of Region 7 ESC (FREE)
*Region 7 Private/Parochial Schools (FREE)
Nurses, Health & PE Coop (FREE)
Professional School Counselor (FREE)
School Safety Coop (FREE)
Workshop Fee will be charged to those who fail to show for a workshop.
To avoid the charge, Staff Development contacts for this workshop must be notified in writing at least 3 business days prior to workshop date.
Cancellation must include name, workshop # and email address.